The New Landscape for Patent Protection in Europe

Oct 16, 2013

Vicki Salmon at IP Asset LLP, last wrote about the proposals for a new patent landscape in Europe last year. The idea of a single patent covering nearly all countries in the European Union seems ideal.  However, industrial patent departments are not yet convinced that this is the right answer for their companies’ patent portfolios.  So will it be right for you?  This article will identify some of the complexities which lie beneath the surface ...

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Big pharma vs. small pharma: Current Trends in the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries.

Oct 16, 2013

The pharmaceutical and biotech jobs market has seen many significant changes in the past few years and some of these changes have been fairly dramatic. Dominic Graham at Kelly Scientific Resources looks into the impact of the global recession on the UK’s pharma industry resulting in job cuts, redundancies and site closures for big pharma companies and how this has had a massive effect on the industry. ...

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